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  • How To Code A Life

    Synthetic biology — the science fiction-like branch of genetic engineering — hopes to automate programs used to engineer organisms that could produce better drugs and cleaner fuels. But can open-source science really succeed?

    Allison McCann a year ago 20 responses

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    3 Dreams Of Black

    3 Dreams of Black is an interactive film by Chris Milk and Google. It shows the potential of WebGL, a context of the HTML5 canvas element that enables hardware-accelerated 3D graphics in the web browser without a plug-in. The video is slow to load, but once it’s ready you can drive through abandoned cities, fly through floating structures and interact with the 3D environment with the click of your mouse.

    sly 2 years ago 17 responses

  • Java Exceptions in Layman’s Terms

    You might think that programming is really complicated, but it turns out it’s easy! If you run into trouble just consult this handy list of common errors and find out what they mean in plain English. Like, “CloneNotSupportedException.” This means, you are a clone. You need to find the original you, tell him/her what you want to do and then kill yourself. See? Couldn’t be simpler.

    Reddit Top Links 5 years ago respond

  • Metamorphosis

    A mesmerizing video created using a programming language called Processing. Over music by Boards of Canada, video artists Glenn Marshall spins delicate visuals that show some of the power of programmed animation. Watch Video ›

    Scott Lamb 5 years ago respond